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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2015-5692

admin_messages.php in the management console on Symantec Web Gateway (SWG) appliances with software before 5.2.2 DB 5.0.0.1277 allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code by uploading a file with a safe extension and content type, and then leveraging an improper Sudo configuration to make this a setuid-root file.
Publish Date : 2015-09-20 Last Update Date : 2016-12-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.9
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Multiple systems (Exploiting the vulnerability requires that the attacker authenticate two or more times, even if the same credentials are used each time.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2015-5692

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Symantec Web Gateway 5.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Symantec Web Gateway 1

- References For CVE-2015-5692

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-15-443/
http://www.symantec.com/security_response/securityupdates/detail.jsp?fid=security_advisory&pvid=security_advisory&year=&suid=20150916_00 CONFIRM
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033625
SECTRACK 1033625
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/76726
BID 76726

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2015-5692

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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